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A New Girls-Only Island Is Opening This Summer, And It Sounds Bizzare

By Shirleydonlon

February 8, 2018 at 10:30am

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A new island off the coast of Finland will be a strictly girls-only paradise.

The New York Post reported that the founder of SuperShe island, American entrepreneur Kristina Roth, wanted to create a place solely for women where they can book in for a day-long, or a week-long stay.

The purpose of a stay on the island would be to focus on health and wellness.

Roth was inspired to do so after taking a few relaxing holidays in California, and realising that there wasn't anywhere women could go without the presence of men. 

She told the paper: "When there was a cute guy, women would put on lipstick."

"The idea [at SuperShe island] is, hey, focus on yourself — don’t try to get your hormones up."

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Image: SuperShe

The island resort is set to open this summer, but anyone interested must apply for 'exclusive membership' before it opens.

Roth said that she will vet interested people in a way that requires current members to vouch for applicants.

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Image: SuperShe

She said: "I'd like to vet the person and see that they're well-rounded and would fit in, but I don’t want to be elitist."

Despite creating a female-only island, Roth said she is not a 'man-hater', and she would consider extending the offer to men in the future. 

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